Latin American Festival Brings Art, Culture to Symphony Park

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

By Will Roberts, Program Director, Cultural & Community Investment This Sunday, Oct. 14, from 12 to 8 p.m., more than 25,000 people are expected at the Charlotte Latin American Festival at Symphony Park, adjacent to South Park Mall. This is the Latin America Coalition’s signature annual event and ASC is proud to be both a …

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Sphinx Virtuosi Helping Celebrate ASC Honors

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This year, ASC celebrates the second class of ASC Honor recipients. Helping celebrate this group of exceptionally creative individuals is the renowned Sphinx Virtuosi. ASC partnered with the Charlotte Symphony to bring Sphinx, a Detroit based ensemble comprised of alumni from the Sphinx Competition for young African American and Latino string players, for an evening recognizing eight …

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Wells Fargo Employees Make Their Mark

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, Blog

By Catherine Miller, Associate Director, Workplace Giving The Wells Fargo Live & Give Campaign has been underway since Sept. 3. This special employee effort highlights the importance of philanthropy, volunteerism, and community organizations each fall. Wells Fargo is committed to the Arts & Science Council, contributing more than $1 million annually through corporate and employee …

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Artist Allison Luce Growing After RAPG

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By Karin Reed “It’s not about what you know, but who you know,” is a cliché you have probably heard countless times, but it proves to be true in for ceramics artist Allison Luce. Originally from Pittsburgh, Luce moved to the Charlotte area six years ago. Not being too familiar with the Arts & Science …

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Jazz Singer Finds RAPG Pitch Perfect

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Grant Opportunities

By Karin Reed Beginning her singing career at age four, Tenya Colemon has been able to develop her talent through professional training. She has attended workshops and master classes to cultivate her talents as a Jazz musician and has been performing professionally for the past 10 years. Colemon was one of 31 recipients of this …

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